What are the symptoms?

Most people who get COVID-19 will have mild symptoms. These are:

  • Fever – this is the main sign and most people with COVID-19 will have a fever
  • Cough, especially a dry cough
  • Sore throat

Some people have difficulty with breathing or become breathless. This usually happens later in the infection.
If you have any of the above symptoms, you should contact your local doctor or hospital to see if you should be tested for COVID-19. Remember to phone ahead of your visit as you will need to be seen away from other people.
If you are having trouble breathing or are becoming very unwell, phone 000 for an ambulance.

Do you have questions? Contact ParaQuad:  paraquad@paraquad.org.au